CLASS OF 2013
TOP TEN GRADUATES
Reeths-Puffer High School is proud to announce the top ten graduating seniors for the Class of 2013. Valedictorian and Salutatorian were selected by ACT and MME test scores, in accordance with the Reeths-Puffer High School handbook policy.
Valedictorian of the Reeths-Puffer High School Class of 2013 is Alyssa Jenkins. Alyssa is the daughter of Jeffery and Monica Jenkins. She has a weighted grade point average of 4.34. Alyssa is a member of the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, and the Spanish Club. She is also in the Michigan Math League and volunteers for the WINGS program. Alyssa plans to study Biomedical Science or Zoology.
Salutatorian of the Reeths-Puffer High School Class of 2013 is William Miller. He is the son of Bill and Deb Miller. William has a weighted grade point average of 4.21. He has been very active in the Boy Scouts of America, achieving Eagle Scout in 2010. He is a Den Chief for a local Cub Scout pack and a Chapter Chief for the Order of the Arrow. William is also a member of the National Honor Society, concert band, was Vice President of SADD, and is a soccer player. He plans to attend either Michigan State University or Grand Valley State University, where he is recipient of the Award for Excellence Scholarship. William plans to pursue a career in Veterinarian Medicine.
Graduating number 3 in the Class of 2013 is Mason Bennett. Mason is the son of Mia Dutton and David Bennett. He has a weighted grade point average of 4.19. Mason has been active in Reeths-Puffer's Choir and Theatre programs, and performed in this year's spring musical. He has also been involved in the Michigan Math League and Ski Club. He plans to attend either the University of Michigan or Western Michigan University to study Biomedical Engineering.
Brett Boes is graduating number 4 in the Class of 2013. He is the son of Mark and Marcia Boes He has a weighted grade point average of 4.19. Brett has been involved in the First Priority Club, and played varsity baseball. He is also active in the youth group from his church and is a camp counselor. Brett will be attending Michigan Technological University this fall to major in Wildlife Ecology and Management.
Casey Trautner, son of Mark and Lori Trautner, is graduating number 5 in the Class of 2013. He has a weighted grade point average of 4.16. Casey is president of the National Honor Society, a member of the IMPACT Team, and Captain of the hockey team. He also plays lacrosse and volunteers in community projects. Casey plans to attend Muskegon Community College for two years, then transfer to a university to pursue a career in Engineering or Medicine.
Jonathon Meier, son of Dave and Patti Meier, is graduating number 6 in this year's class with a weighted grade point average of 4.12. Jonathon is a member of the National Honor Society, has played football, soccer, run track and cross-country. Jonathon will be attending Grand Valley State University this fall to pursue a career in Anesthesiology.
Graduating number 7 in the Class of 2013 is Courtney Fox. Courtney is the daughter of Troy and Natalie Fox. She has a weighted grade point average of 4.11. Courtney has been involved in the National Honor Society, Student Council, Spanish Club, Ski Club, golf and the Close-Up program. She plans to attend Michigan State University's James Madison College to pursue a career in Political Science.
Cameron Schott is graduating number 8 in this year's class. He is the son of Scott and Jacquelyn Schott. Cameron has a weighted grade point average of 4.09. He has participated in football, baseball, lacrosse and is a member of the National Honor Society. Cameron plans to attend Wayne State University Honors College, where he has received the Gold Scholarship. He plans to study Pre-Med.
Morgan Jones, daughter of Tim and Debbie Jones, is number 9 in this year's class. She has a weighted grade point average of 4.01. Morgan has been active in the National Honor Society, marching band, symphonic band and Girl Scouts. She also volunteers in the community and tutors other students. Morgan plans to attend Ferris State University this fall, where she is a recipient of the President's Scholarship, to study Biotechnology.
Jessica Dick is graduating 10th in the Class of 2013. She is the daughter of Geoffrey Dick and Julie Powell. Jessica has a weighted grade point average of 3.96. She has trained in Classical Ballet for 12 years with the Grand Rapids Ballet Company and Muskegon Lakeshore Dance. She is a member of the MCC Muskegon Dance Company, National Honor Society, Children's Theatre, plays tennis, and is President of the Student Council. Jessica won 1st place in the 2013 Showcase for her contemporary ballet solo. She has been awarded a scholarship to train this summer with the Pittsburgh Ballet Program. She will then attend a four year college to major in Dance Performance.